News & Events



  • Jobhunt: Nonprofit Edition…Career Development in the Nonprofit Sector - Job seeking? Thinking about making a change? Having a tough time scaling the nonprofit employment ladder?
    Join us as we present a panel of human resource and executive search experts as they offer advice on how to prepare for the job hunt. Look for advice on navigating the application and interview process, negotiating salaries and promotions, resume building, and some general strategies for planning a successful career path in the nonprofit sector.
  • Potential Conflict of Interest – or of Benefit? - Due to concerns about the possible exploitation of nonprofit status for the benefit of individuals, the IRS added new disclosures in 2005 and 2008 asking nonprofit organizations to disclose the existence of family and business relationships among board members.
  • Neighborhood House: Managing Mission and Uncertainty in the Civil Rights Era - Neighborhood House, established in 1909, was the first social service organization in the young industrial city of Gary, Indiana, and one of four settlement houses that developed in Gary during the Progressive era. As Gary matured into a major city, economically and politically driven by the steel industry and rife with racial segregation, crime, and labor struggles, Neighborhood House adapted to meet the changing needs and resources within its environment.
  • Nonprofit Management Graduate Programs Info Session - Wednesday, January 17, 2018, 5:30 – 6:30 pm
    Join us for a Graduate Education Information Session at the UWM Alumni House, 3230 E Kenwood Blvd.
  • Board Development Practices on Public Versus Nonprofit School Boards: Is There a Difference? - October 30, 2017 - 5:00-6:00pm
    Governing boards are a critical asset for every public and nonprofit organization. Scholars have found that effective boards are associated with organizations that tend to perform better than those with ineffective boards, in the public and nonprofit sectors.
  • Earning THE ASK: a conversation on the fine art of fundraising - Monday, November 6, 2017, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM CST
    A conversation on the fine art of fundraising
    One of the most common questions asked by novice fundraisers is...
    How do you ask for money?
  • Diversity of Nonprofit Boards in Nova Scotia and WI - September 26, 2017 at 5:00-6:00 pm
    Diversity of Nonprofit Boards in Nova Scotia and WI: Does it make a difference in organizational performance?
    Doug Ihrke, Professor, Public and Nonprofit Administration and Crystal Ellis, PhD Candidate in Africology